Prism Career Institute: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - FairSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Prism Career Institute is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 380 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1981 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
7
Prism Career Institute will give you the opportunity to obtain a 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Prism Career Institute implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 7 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Education, Law, Accounting and Finance, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
43%
The student retention rate at Prism Career Institute is very low at 43% (way below Pennsylvania average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Prism Career Institute is great: 90%. Nearly 5% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Prism Career Institute is pretty good: 13:1. Read more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$24,500
Average tuition cost is very high, around $24,400 per year. The additional fees at Prism Career Institute not covered by tuition are approximately $100; which comes to $24,500 per year.

Read the details about Prism Career Institute additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
100%
According to government data, 306 applications were submitted and 306 were accepted; so it is very easy to enroll at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at Prism Career Institute is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Prism Career Institute and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (610) 789-6700.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Prism Career Institute offers evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Prism Career Institute, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Prism Career Institute.

Based on the college crime data, Prism Career Institute appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Prism Career Institute Location and Maps



Post Address: Prism Career Institute, 6800 Market Street, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania 19082, USA
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